|Zimmer, Carl. Science Ink: Tattoos of the Science Obsessed. Sterling, 2011. ISBN: 9781402783609. Unmarked text. Bumped corner. Very Good. Hardcover. (#30235) $16.00
Showcases hundreds of eye-catching tattoos that pay tribute to various scientific disciplines, from evolutionary biology and neuroscience to mathematics and astrophysics, and reveals the stories of the individuals who chose to inscribe their obsessions in their skin.
Foreword by Mary Roach. Beautifully illustrated, with illustrated end papers. 271p. Index.
|Institute of Medicine, National Academies. Evaluation of PEPFAR. Institute of Medicine, National Academies, 2013. ISBN: 9780309267809. Unmarked. Bumped corner. Very Good. Paperback. (#30234) $20.00
The U.S. government supports programs to combat global HIV/AIDS through an initiative that is known as the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). This report makes recommendations for improving the U.S. government’s bilateral programs as part of the U.S. response to global HIV/AIDS. 814p.
|Bogousslavsky, J. and F. Boller (editors). Neurological Disorders In Famous Artists (Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience). S. Karger AG (Switzerland), 2005. ISBN: 3805579144. Unmarked text. Very Good. Hardcover. (#23402) $85.00
The study of how a neurological disorder can change the artistic activity and behavior of creative people is a largely unexplored field. This publication looks at Van Gogh, Ravel, Poe, Kant, Haydn and many more, presenting fascinating insights into the relationship between brain disease and creativity in famous minds. 192+pp. 38. figures, 14 in color. 3 tables. Index.